111218sacramentosmokeair5 pUnder a new Cal OSHA rule, employers will have to give out masks, relocate workers or change the intensity of work when air quality is hazardous.

Story by Sammy Caiola.

(Photo: Smoke from the Camp Fire in Butte County fills the air in Sacramento, 90 miles away - Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio)







hiring signCalifornia’s economic expansion doesn’t appear to be slowing down. The state added more than 46,000 jobs last month.

Story by Ben Adler.

(Photo: FILE - Charles Krupa / AP Photo, File / Via Capital Public Radio)







2019debate juneHave you ever wondered which presidential candidates are raising the most money from your neighbors? Well, you can now check out how the campaigns are doing in every zip code within California — the state known as the nation’s political ATM.

Story by Ben Adler.

(Photo: Democratic presidential candidates Pete Buttigieg, Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, and Kamala Harris before the start of the Democratic primary debate hosted by NBC News at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Thursday, June 27, 2019, in Miami - AP Photo/Brynn Anderson/via CalMatters)

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    California Update for Friday, August 2, 2019

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  • Jul 31, 2019

    California Update for Thursday, August 1, 2019

    Bar exam leak gives law students advance look at test topics. The information was initially sent to a select group of law school deans by mistake.…
  • Jul 30, 2019

    California Update for Wednesday, July 31, 2019

    A new law will require presidential candidates to release 5 years of tax returns to appear on California’s primary ballot. Story by Scott Rodd.…
  • Jul 29, 2019

    California Update for Tuesday, July 30, 2019

    Civil rights groups say there are legal concerns about Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg's state proposal to force people into shelters. Story by…
  • Jul 26, 2019

    California Update for Monday, July 29, 2019

    California fire season is in full swing, but the priority fire prevention projects that Gov. Gavin Newsom called for earlier this year are nearly all…
  • Jul 25, 2019

    California Update for Friday, July 26, 2019

    Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg made eye-opening claims about California’s homeless population, including the soaring rate of homeless deaths in…
  • Jul 24, 2019

    California Update for Thursday, July 25, 2019

    Housing production in California is expected to increase in 2019, but just barely, and far below the pace needed to meet demand. Still, experts say…
  • Jul 23, 2019

    California Update for Wednesday, July 24, 2019

    More than 108,000 potential students were accepted to the UC system. Also a record - the number freshmen from California accepted for the fall term.…

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